The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Continual Improvement
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 39 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.90% 0.97% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.23% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £575 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.62% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.19 £29.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.68%  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 186 244 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 83.41% 79.22% 88.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 171 146
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Median hourly rate £11.00 £28.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.73% -15.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in East Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in East Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove +2 2 £575 +12.19%
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Smart Home
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smart Home
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Appcelerator
1 1 (33.33%) Apple